School: Teach Chaoin (C.) (roll number 6681)

Location:
Tagheen, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Bríd, Bean Uí Áinlighe

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picked up the knife and threw it back and it stuck in Seán and he was killed.

Strange to say "Seán na Sagart" was buried in consecrated grounds in Ballintubber Abbey. His grave is still to be seen in the old graveyard, and there was a tree set over it and it bent down and rotted.
Lord Clanmorris left his castle after this and he was not long gone until it went on fire, and was destroyed, with the exception of two pillars and an archway.

Collector
Bridie Fallon
Gender
female
Address
Lehinch Demesne, Co. Mayo
Informant
Mr Patrick Fallon
Gender
male
Address
Lehinch Demesne, Co. Mayo
Language
English
Location
Ballyglass